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Forum: Browsers & Mail 07 Nov 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,529
Posted By Chooseyant
Anyone?

Anyone?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Nov 2010
Replies: 41
Views: 4,120
Posted By Chooseyant
The drives were new, not banging around or...

The drives were new, not banging around or damage. These are western digital passports so it's not an enclosure with a standard 2.5 or 3.5 hdd in it.

I have tried the drives on various Windows...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Nov 2010
Replies: 41
Views: 4,120
Posted By Chooseyant
I agree, but now my external hard drives don't...

I agree, but now my external hard drives don't work at home. They just power on and can't be read. Have they been murdered?
Forum: General Discussion 02 Nov 2010
Replies: 16
Views: 1,346
Posted By Chooseyant
It wouldn't be the same as Macs, as you stated...

It wouldn't be the same as Macs, as you stated they are pre-built only use hardware specific from Apple. No way in hell do they screw up as much as 1000 different types of motherboards, ram, cpus,...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 Nov 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,529
Posted By Chooseyant
Chrome blank web pages intermittently

Hi,

I use Chrome and every now and then I get a blank page. The url is still visible and most of the time if I keep refreshing it still stays blank. I need to exit the browser and get back into...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Nov 2010
Replies: 41
Views: 4,120
Posted By Chooseyant
Okay this is really strange. Now the PC...

Okay this is really strange.

Now the PC kills external hard drives or so it seems.

My brother tried 3 ext hdd's over the course of a week trying to get a program from the computer. The first...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Oct 2010
Replies: 41
Views: 4,120
Posted By Chooseyant
So... the PC is still showing signs of problems. ...

So... the PC is still showing signs of problems.

This is all told by my friend who isn't exactly a tech expert.

Sometimes maybe half the time when he turns his computer on, it loads windows...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,606
Posted By Chooseyant
I bought it at MSY to be exact which is a store...

I bought it at MSY to be exact which is a store in Brisbane. The bad thing is I might not have my receipt, have to check some filing cabinets though. It was a couple years ago.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,606
Posted By Chooseyant
Okay so I am pretty sure it's one of the sticks...

Okay so I am pretty sure it's one of the sticks because I swapped the working 6GB configuration with one of them and it's starting to flicker. I was using the same memory slot on my motherboard too....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,606
Posted By Chooseyant
I just tested 6GB and that worked fine so I will...

I just tested 6GB and that worked fine so I will switch the other stick now.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,606
Posted By Chooseyant
OCZ ram compatibility causing screen flickering

I have 4x2GB OCZ Platinum DDR2 PC2-8500 1066Mhz Ram. Currently when I run 8GB it causes screen flickering in games, when using 4GB it is fine. I will try 6GB ram today.

Check my system specs in...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 14 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 2,980
Posted By Chooseyant
It turns out it's the ram, I took out 2 slots so...

It turns out it's the ram, I took out 2 slots so 4GB and it works fine ultra. Now what do I do to get it all working?
Forum: General Discussion 14 Oct 2010
Replies: 16
Views: 1,346
Posted By Chooseyant
I went to the Gigabyte website downloaded Rev 1.0...

I went to the Gigabyte website downloaded Rev 1.0 and tried to install it via Q-Flash and after installing it booted up and automatically started recovering the bios. So I think it has reverted back....
Forum: General Discussion 13 Oct 2010
Replies: 16
Views: 1,346
Posted By Chooseyant
nope! I think I am going to do that now, thanks...

nope! I think I am going to do that now, thanks for the suggestion. I kinda woke up sick so I bailed on Uni so I have some time.
Forum: General Discussion 13 Oct 2010
Replies: 16
Views: 1,346
Posted By Chooseyant
I don't enjoy mac's simplicity I think I find the...

I don't enjoy mac's simplicity I think I find the user interface boring and the navigation slow. I spend a lot of time on my computer, I want to spend it checking out stuff. I am just not a fan of...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 13 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 2,980
Posted By Chooseyant
Will do, I've done the ram tests in the past...

Will do, I've done the ram tests in the past (pretty long time ago now) and it checked out fine. Although I think it may be the 8GB or the branding compatibility but I will do that tonight also.

I...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Oct 2010
Replies: 16
Views: 1,346
Posted By Chooseyant
The dent in the fan is hard to describe. The...

The dent in the fan is hard to describe. The gigabyte brand uses a Zalman fan and it's got this small idk I would call them nubs protruding on the outside. Now one of these is a little dented so it's...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Oct 2010
Replies: 16
Views: 1,346
Posted By Chooseyant
Yes I want to have a good system. I do have time,...

Yes I want to have a good system. I do have time, I've been fiddling with my computer for hell knows how long. What I don't have time for is things such as faulty components so that it literally will...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Oct 2010
Replies: 16
Views: 1,346
Posted By Chooseyant
I also built a computer a spent hours trying to...

I also built a computer a spent hours trying to get it working when in the end the shop said it just 'worked' and multiple power outlets were tried....
Forum: General Discussion 13 Oct 2010
Replies: 16
Views: 1,346
Posted By Chooseyant
My PC experience :(

Hi,

This is going to be a big story, nay rant but if you want to read it go ahead.

I made my own custom PC in late 06' basically being my setup now. It started off working well but now I think...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 13 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 2,980
Posted By Chooseyant
I uninstalled daemon tools and that driver. After...

I uninstalled daemon tools and that driver. After restart I started playing starcraft, working fine, but as the problem may have been fixed I put the settings back up to ultra and that's where I...
Forum: Graphic Cards 13 Oct 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 3,828
Posted By Chooseyant
http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-debugging/11763...

http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-debugging/117639-black-flickering-gtx-460-bsod-info.html#post1011089
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 13 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 2,980
Posted By Chooseyant
black flickering GTX 460 BSOD info

I also noticed it flickering lot's to the point of freezing really quickly in starcraft II with the graphics on ultra.

Fresh install only a few days old.

Attached BSOD zip.
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Oct 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 3,828
Posted By Chooseyant
Score: 2446 points Submitted by...

Score: 2446 points


Submitted by Chooseyant on October 13 2010, 3:09 am


App Version: Geeks3D_FurMark_v1.8.2_Build_Apr 16 2010_at_10:36:37


Main graphics card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Oct 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 3,828
Posted By Chooseyant
Is that normal for a brand new graphics card? I...

Is that normal for a brand new graphics card? I have an Antec 900 and so there are quite a lot of fans, so I don't see anything I can really do.
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